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1975 Alfa Romeo Eagle vs. 1952 Jaguar XK

To start off, 1975 Alfa Romeo Eagle is newer by 23 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1952 Jaguar XK. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1952 Jaguar XK would be higher. At 3,441 cc (6 cylinders), 1952 Jaguar XK is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1952 Jaguar XK (158 HP @ 5000 RPM) has 36 more horse power than 1975 Alfa Romeo Eagle. (122 HP @ 5500 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 1952 Jaguar XK should accelerate faster than 1975 Alfa Romeo Eagle. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1952 Jaguar XK weights approximately 425 kg more than 1975 Alfa Romeo Eagle. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Both vehicles are rear wheel drive (RWD) - it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, both vehicles do the job better than front wheel drive vehicles. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 1952 Jaguar XK (290 Nm @ 2500 RPM) has 123 more torque (in Nm) than 1975 Alfa Romeo Eagle. (167 Nm @ 4400 RPM). This means 1952 Jaguar XK will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1975 Alfa Romeo Eagle.

Compare all specifications:

1975 Alfa Romeo Eagle 1952 Jaguar XK
Make Alfa Romeo Jaguar
Model Eagle XK
Year Released 1975 1952
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1779 cc 3441 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 122 HP 158 HP
Engine RPM 5500 RPM 5000 RPM
Torque 167 Nm 290 Nm
Torque RPM 4400 RPM 2500 RPM
Engine Bore Size 80 mm 83 mm
Engine Stroke Size 88.5 mm 106 mm
Drive Type Rear Rear
Number of Seats 2 seats 2 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 870 kg 1295 kg
Vehicle Length 4090 mm 4430 mm
Vehicle Width 1640 mm 1570 mm
Vehicle Height 1230 mm 1340 mm
Wheelbase Size 2410 mm 2600 mm


 

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